Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

CIMARRONA

CIMARRONA

LANGUAGE: Spanish | SUBTITLES: English

SYNOPSIS

Viceroyalty of New Granada, 1782. Deep in the woods, a young, female African slave tries to flee from her masters using her supernatural powers, getting wounded in the process. Nonetheless, during her desperate escape, she will encounter an unlikely friend.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Escuela Nacional de Cine - Firehouse Films
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Yeli Banguera Hurtado
Fernando Campo
Samuel Acosta
Nicolás Lara
Alejandro Gutiérrez
Rakshman Arámbulo

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Christian Schuster
Screenwriter: Christian Schuster
Producer: Cielo Roldán, Christian Schuster
Director of Photography: Juan Camilo Céspedes
Sound: Felipe González
Editing: Christian Schuster
Sound Editing: Christian Schuster
Music Composer: David Schuster

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Fantasy
Sub-genre: Action
Language: Spanish
Country of origin: Colombia
Year of production: 2019
Total running time: 8:27
Shooting format: HD Digital
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Sound format: Stereo

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Los Angeles Television, Script and Film Festival – Winner- Best Foreign Film

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR

Christian Schuster is an animator, writer and VFX artist born in Bogotá, Colombia in 1984. He has worked in animation for 11 years in Colombia, making advertisements for firms like Microsoft and Cemex. He also co-authored the illustrated book El Hada de las Ciruelas (The Plum Fairy, ISBN – 978-958-58594-3-2) alongside illustrator Jairo Daza. Occasionally, he also works as a musician and musical producer.